Photograph: SS SOUTHERN CROSS (1903) berthed at Auckland

Maker
Tackaberry, Foss Harry (b.1898, d.1969)
Production date
Circa 1928
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Object detail

Description
Port side view of SS SOUTHERN CROSS (1903) berthed at Auckland. Ferry building tower visible in background.

Ship built for Missionary work among the Solomon and New Herbrides Islands with headquarters at Auckland. Registered owner was the Bishop of Melanesia.

Foss Tackaberry was an engineer with the Auckland Harbour Board. He became the foreman of works on the waterfront. He retired mid 1960s but was re-hired to oversee the floating of the dredge HAPAI.
Accession number
2015.69.87
Museum System ID
23566
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Classification
Maker and role
Tackaberry, Foss Harry (b.1898, d.1969): Photographer
Media/Materials
Black and White Print: 0 - Whole
Measurement details
2D objects (HxW): H 76 W 127mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland, Auckland Region, Aotearoa New Zealand
On display?
Not on display
Record level
Photograph from Album

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